Underway sailing again 03:43 UTC 17-3-2013Onderweg onder zeil 03:43 UTC 17-3-2013

Underway sailing again 03:43 UTC 17-3-2013 We left the bay of Salvador yesterday afternoon and are underway sailing again. First...

Tecla stores in Salvador

Drive through SalvadorRitje door Salvador

The Tecla is currently in Salvador, Brazil. We arrived on the 9th in the evening and are getting ready to...

Southern Hemisphere – Sailing to Brazil 03:02UTC 7-3-2013Zuiderlijk Halfrond – zeilen naar Brazilie 03:02UTC 7-3-2013

Southern Hemisphere – Sailing to Brazil 03:02UTC 7-3-2013 So we crossed the equator to the Southern Hemisphere.. and then.. anything...

Sailing in the Tropics. 02:47 UTC 3-3-2013Zeilen in de tropen. 02:47 UTC 3-3-2013

Sailing in the Tropics. 02:47 UTC 3-3-2013 Sailing in the tropics, not with palm trees and white beaches (yet) but...

we have crossed the equator! Meeting Neptune 03:32 UTC 2-3-2013We zijn de evenaar over! Ontmoeting met Neptunis 03:32 UTC 2-3-2013

we have crossed the equator! Meeting Neptune 03:32 UTC 2-3-2013 Last night we crossed the equator at 026’16.3W around 20:30!...

Waiting for the South East trade winds 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013Wachten op de Zuid Ooster passaat wind 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013

Waiting for the South East trade winds 02:44 UTC 1-3-2013

Tecla crossed the equatorTecla vaart over de Evenaar!

Tecla crossed the equator! Still heading for Brazil, but radio signal very poor. So no radio contact with the Tecla....

Doldrums, squalls, sun parasols and sailing the Tecla by Jeremy ChanDoldrums, buien, zonne parasols en zeilen op de Tecla door Jeremy Chan

A few days of sailing under constant equatorial sunlight calls for rather innovative measures on the part of the crew....

parasol on the aft, cruising long

Hitting the Doldrums? 03:00 UTC 27-2-2013Hitting the Doldrums? 03:00 UTC 27-2-2013

The wind force is getting less as we approach the equator, this afternoon we where still doing 5 knots, right...

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

Beautiful weather, still some wind. Real ocean sailing 26-2-2013Geweldig mooi weer, nog steeds wind en echt oceaan zeilen 26-2-2013

With so many things going on during this crossing there are so many things that just did not get mentioned...